Tag Archives: Catherine Nicholls

Exhibitions in 2015

Exhibitions in 2015

We have lots of great exhibitions planned for this year, so here’s a round up of dates, exhibitors and themes for your diary. Don’t forget that we offer refreshments at all our exhibitions, and that funds raised are donated to Macmillan Cancer Support. Also, for the first time this year, our exhibitions (and the shop)… Continue Reading

2/3 April 2014 : Snow White Bird with Catherine Nicholls

2/3 April 2014 : Snow White Bird with Catherine Nicholls

Canadian textile artist and popular teacher, Catherine Nicholls, will be back at The Bramble Patch early this April with a new workshop called Snow White Bird. This is the last workshop of Catherine’s we have booked at the moment so if you’ve been thinking of doing a class with her, this is the time as… Continue Reading

Throughout August: Open Studios at The Bramble Patch

Throughout August: Open Studios at The Bramble Patch

This year, running throughout August and in conjunction with our Summer Showcase exhibition, we’ll be repeating our popular season of Open Studios at The Bramble Patch. Open Studios are when some of our talented teachers generously bring their own materials, creative processes and work in progress along to our wet studio for the day(s), so that customers… Continue Reading

Spring snippets

Spring snippets

Snippets is a regular post series where we round up lots of little bits and pieces about what’s hot, what’s happening, what’s new and what’s next. This time we catch up after Easter and look forward to the summer. Easter Exhibitions raise £1,500 for Macmillan After a cold, wet start due to the wintry weather,… Continue Reading

Easter Exhibitions start this Saturday

Easter Exhibitions start this Saturday

Quilts, embroidery, art cloth stitched textile art, mixed media books and boxes, sketchbooks and more! Our fabulous Easter Exhibitions – Orientation, Creative Explorations, Riches of Stitches and Hidden Depths – are being set up right now behind the scenes here at The Bramble Patch. This year we feature the latest from well-known textiles group SiX and… Continue Reading

10 April 2013: Textile Illustration with Catherine Nicholls

10 April 2013: Textile Illustration with Catherine Nicholls

Are you intrigued by the idea of creating your own illustrative textiles, but convinced you can’t draw well enough to portray the ideas in your head? Then let Textile Illustration, this new workshop from Canadian tutor Catherine Nicholls simplify the process for you by turning images and photos into original drawings using a simple pen… Continue Reading

Coming up: Easter Exhibitions at The Bramble Patch

Coming up: Easter Exhibitions at The Bramble Patch

Our Easter exhibitions will be on show from Saturday 23 March through Saturday 6 April 2013 (but closed Sundays and Easter Monday as always). This year we have a fabulous line up including: Orientation by SiX and Friends The textiles group SiX and Friends includes so many well-known and admired quilt and textile artists: Hilary Beattie,… Continue Reading

Coming up: Open Studios at The Bramble Patch

Coming up: Open Studios at The Bramble Patch

Throughout the month of August, The Bramble Patch will be holding Open Studios in our wet studio for several of our regular tutors to share their working processes with visitors.   ANGIE HUGHES: 2-3 AUGUST 2012 Angie Hughes, textile artist and tutor, has been interested in textiles since she left school, but only discovered creative embroidery in… Continue Reading